Golden Rule School

237 N Main St,
Suffolk, VA, 23434-0234
Tel: (757)539-3163
First Baptist Christian School is a K – 12 Christian school operating dual campuses in Suffolk, Virginia.
The school is a ministry of First Baptist Church, but our student body and faculty include members of numerous churches and denominations from Suffolk and the surrounding Tidewater area.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 276 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Golden Rule School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 1 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,800
Tuition Notes Tuition rates vary according to grade level.
Admissions Director Kimberly Meyers


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nansemond-suffolk Academy (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nansemond-suffolk Academy (3.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nansemond-suffolk Academy (3.8 miles away)
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  • Suffolk Nansemond-suffolk Academy
    3373 Pruden Blvd
    Suffolk , VA , 23434
    3.8  mi  |  944  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Chesapeake Stone Bridge School
    1629-A Jolliff Road
    Chesapeake , VA , 23321
    9.3  mi  |  292  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Portsmouth Central Christian Academy
    1200 Hodges Ferry Road
    Portsmouth , VA , 23701
    12.2  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Portsmouth
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Alliance Christian Schools
    5809 Portsmouth Blvd
    Portsmouth , VA , 23701
    12.6  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Chesapeake Churchland Country Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4249 Taylor Road
    Chesapeake , VA , 23321
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    12.9  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

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